Adult Hill Walking Weekend – March 2024

Between: 8th March 2024 - 10th March 2024 Location: The Batchelor's Hall, Princetown, Yelverton, Devon PL20 6SL

Event organiser is Tricia Sedgbeer


We are running a hill walking weekend at The Bachelor’s Hall in Princetown, Dartmoor over the weekend Friday 8th to Sunday 10th March 2024

All attendees must be aged 18 or over at the start of the weekend. Numbers for the weekend are strictly limited.

The weekend is intended for adults who have some hill walking experience, but who may wish to apply in the future for an Adventurous Activities Permit allowing them to take young people out on the hills.

Bachelors Hall provides bunk house accommodation for a maximum of 30 adults along with hot showers and kitchen facilities.

The event will be aimed to coverall levels of experience from complete novice and will cost £55 for the weekend, which will include evening meals on the Friday and Saturday evenings, as well as breakfast on both mornings, and lunch on the Sunday. You will need to supply a packed lunch for Saturday.

If you are interested in attending this weekend, then please respond to as soon as possible including some information about your current experience level, by providing the following information


Scout Appointment



Previous Hillwalking Experience (Places, Dates, Group)

We would be grateful. If you could pay a £15.00 deposit, by BACS to the following account. with the balance of £40.00 payable before the event.

Account Name -Somerset County Scouts Council.

Sort Code – 30-98-45

Account number – 69926560

Reference – AHW- and your surname

If you would like any further details, please contact Jim Read   County Hill Walking Assessor on 01823 – 279686, or Tricia Sedgbeer 01823 412258 | 07528 748488

The Batchelor's Hall, Princetown, Yelverton, Devon PL20 6SL

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